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18 Dec 2017 22:50:31
Going to be a few Premier League strikers dropping down pecking order at their respective teams in January. Some will see that impacting negatively on their World Cup chances and will want game time. We would be in a good position to cherry pick the best of these on loan. Will also be some good young prospects finding their sub roles being replaced by U23 games. Two such players on show at Goodison tonight: are Lookman and Sandro Ramirez likely to feature for Everton after Sam has made his January signings.
Think some of these players would be better loan options than some of the names we have been linked with to date.

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1.) 19 Dec 2017 06:23:38
Hmm Scottish wolf.
It’s all about attitude and application though.
We have brought names that were supposed to be good both experienced and established players for their previous clubs and also up and coming players that have failed over the years. I trust Nuno and his team to come up with a couple of interesting acquisitions.
No one expected Neves, Jota, Cav, Saiss, Douglas, coady, boly, Doherty, Bennett and ruddy to play like they have been.

2.) 19 Dec 2017 13:45:58
So what's wrong with Bonatini?

3.) 21 Dec 2017 20:13:18
LikeBonatini but he's running on empty
He needs a rest
January is massive cf cm of Quality will see us over the line
Locadia injured and out of the frame.
Dwight Gayle would be a par signing.
In Nuno we trust.

4.) 24 Dec 2017 08:26:43
After reaching the halfway point in the season I'm not against Wolves cherry picking the top players from the Championship.

What about?
Hugill/ Grabben - ST
Fredericks - RB.

5.) 29 Dec 2017 12:01:17
Anyone for Locida. We where about to sign him on transfer deadline day but PSV d the plug last minute. Since then he's scored 9 and assisted 2.



18 Jul 2017 20:28:12
Query: Has Jordan Allan joined Elgin City on loan or has he been released. Had some injury problems but was scoring regularly for U18 team at end of last season.

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1.) 18 Jul 2017 20:50:18
I think he's still with us.

2.) 18 Jul 2017 22:08:57
Still with us, there are 2 Jordan Allans.

3.) 18 Jul 2017 22:52:58
The Jordan Allan at Elgin is 22 years old. Ours has just turned 18.

4.) 18 Jul 2017 23:07:13
Pedrinho goncalves has signed also boubacar hanne 18 yr old both go in the u23s with Scott sellers.




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18 Dec 2017 21:54:56
Going to be a few Premier League strikers dropping down pecking order at their respective teams in January. Some will see that impacting negatively on their World Cup chances and will want game time. We would be in a good position to cherry pick the best of these on loan. Will also be some good young prospects finding their sub roles being replaced by U23 games. Two such players on show at Goodison tonight: are Lookman and Sandro Ramirez likely to feature for Everton after Sam has made his January signings.
Think some of these players would be better loan options than some of the names we have been linked with to date.

scottish wolf

1.) 18 Dec 2017 23:12:18
I would expect any new entrants will only come from the Mendes stable.

2.) 20 Dec 2017 07:37:04
Aboubakar only striker that ticks all box's for me. looks fantastic we get him I will be over the moon.



17 Sep 2017 16:47:12
Free man in the back three, is a really key position in the way NES sets up his team. Coady has filled the position brilliantly and been given a lot of game time pre-season and in the season to date, in order to grow into the position. Who else, other than Saiss could play that role? Saiss has been pivotal to our success to date playing as one of the two defensive Central midfielders so would not particularly want to move him. likely to be a completely different starting eleven against Bristol Rovers, so will be interesting to see who is given that role. Any suggestions?

scottish wolf

1.) 17 Sep 2017 18:04:50
Probably Ryan Bennett.

2.) 17 Sep 2017 18:29:22
I actually think we will be better away from home all season, we are excellent at hitting teams on the break with the likes of cav Jota Costa etc, and a quick passing game. at home teams will come to frustrate us like Millwall, in fact even Bristol rovers may be tricky, I wood like to see botatini play ins front two now and again to give us that other option.

3.) 18 Sep 2017 08:00:22
Completely new starting 11 against Rovers expect Bright Price Zyro Bennett MGW Norris Marshall Ronan to feature.

4.) 18 Sep 2017 15:27:54
MGW injured I think. Not even sure we have 22 fit players, or rather 20 fit outfield players. Deslandes will probably play and likely Wilson will be on the bench at least. Might even start up front, as we don't have a lot of choice outside of our stars.

On the basis of a 11-player rotation, which Nuno has done for previous cup matches,

? Bennett Deslandes
Ronan Price N'Diaye Marshall
Bright Wilson Zyro

? = Hause or Douglas if fit, otherwise someone playing out of position.

I wonder if we'll see Batth moved back into the cup team. Needs someone to hold it together, and looking at that list I'm not inspired. Price, I guess, odd though it appears. Or Bennett maybe.

5.) 19 Sep 2017 17:20:18
Me again.

E&S predicting similar to me, but with Coady in the back 3 and Doc instead of N'Diaye. I'm sticking with N'Diaye and not sure Nuno will risk Coady in a cup match like this. On the other hand, the team does need a leader, and if not Coady then Batth.

Will know in a couple of hours.

6.) 19 Sep 2017 19:14:26
So it's Coady AND Batth!
But no Bennett - perhaps he'll feature in the next league match.

Also Rasmussen, whoever he is, rather than Donovan Wilson.

Looking especially at Zyro and to a lesser extent Price for some game-changing play here.



22 Aug 2017 11:01:10
Just a quick post to highlight the quality of the coverage of U23 game on Southampton TV.

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14 Aug 2017 17:05:02
I moved to England in 1958 and have watched and supported Wolves ever since. In that time we have had great teams and great individual players; far too many to mention. We have also had countless managers/ head coaches in that time. Some have obviously been more successful than others and some have got our team playing better than the sum of the constituent parts. Unfortunately, I am enjoying an amazing holiday in Sri Lanka at the moment and having to follow our fortunes second hand through all possible internet sites. The Derby County sites extended highlights were fantastic in that respect. Despite the second hand nature of what I have seen and read, I am pretty confident in my assertion that I have never seen a Wolves coach who has had the degree of impact on our team, the individual players and our positive style of play, that Nuno and his staff have had to date. What they have achieved in a relatively short period of time is nothing short of remarkable. The turgid, insipid displays we have had to endure in the last two seasons have been enough to try the patience of the most ardent fans. When a new coach arrives and declares that he can make our players better players one can be excused for taking this with a degree of cynicism, as we have had so many false dans. BUT Nino has delivered. Coady, Bright, Saiss and Doherty. Where he can't make a silk purse from a sow, s ear he has brought in those he can improve. To hear him talk about how much more the players can improve is fantastic. Those who are willing to listen, learn and above all work hard and professionally will stay and flourish, those who can't or won't will be moved on. There appears a whole new level of professionalism about everything the coaching staff are doing and demanding: bodes really positively for our future. Hopefully the days of relying on distant past glories may be coming to an end.
Bit over the top I know, but from this side of the World with the Indian Ocean lapping gently on the beach, everything looks pretty positive.

scottish wolf

1.) 14 Aug 2017 23:11:45
Totally summed it up scottish wolf. Excellently put mate.



21 Jul 2017 16:14:11
Hope Graham's explanation of his omission from Austria squad was legitimate. He and Costa are the two players who can run past players. That ability to take an opponent out of the game is what is required to break down well drilled defensive teams. All the passing in the world will never beat the threat posed by wide players with pace and tricks. Jordan Graham is one such player and one we must hold on to.

scottish wolf

1.) 21 Jul 2017 16:26:13
Totally and utterly agree.

2.) 21 Jul 2017 21:14:42
I disagree if you play 343 and you got a striker who plays on the shouder of there back 4 . playing perfick balls down the middle and someone like dick' gayle ect will put them away. it was a perfick ball for dicko last game but could not control. I think we need both wingers and mfs to do this. not a real big team bar willy lol from set pieces ect and no big man down the middle. I think nuno will mad if we cross in from deep. more like that will cut in and play it a cross the middle ect.

3.) 22 Jul 2017 09:08:30
This time in english please dappa.




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06 Jan 2018 17:20:37
Don’t know anything and not mentioned above but heard this rumour when Fosun first arrived. Fosun to build new premises for Asda and to further develop the stadium and parking on present site. Makes sense for all parties.

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02 Jan 2018 18:32:40
Think Nuno looked at those who did not fully apply themselves in his first few weeks and moved them out. Hause was injured for most of pre-season. If he has applied himself subsequently he won’t be sold, if not then he’ll be off. It’s his way or no way and that is what has engendered the team spirit that is so apparent. Personally like Hause but not as the central one in a back three, better suited to the left berth filled by Boly at present. If Porto recalled Bol y as has been mentioned then would like to see Hause given a chance there.

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23 Oct 2017 22:06:11
He is committed to the project Fosun have outlined. Promotion to Premier League and financial support to establish the team as a premier league team. If that can be achieved with two mid table top flight finishes then the stakes will be raised, the stadium expanded and the sky's the limit.

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03 Sep 2017 10:07:45
Our original choice for manager, Julen Lopetegui, faced Italy with a Spanish lineup with no striker, and beat them 3 - 0. Fluid front three which is what we have, all with the capacity of scoring goals.

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28 Aug 2017 18:40:03
Must be imminent arrivals as Dicko interest is on the increase. Agent has been given the green light to find him a new club. If, for whatever reason, arrivals don't materialise then we won't sell. Numbers game would suggest it will have to be two strikers in before we let him go. Can't personally see them being anything other than continental. Days of us buying British style forward are long gone so the Hugill and Rhodes stories are the result of lazy journalism, recycling rumours from pre Nuno days.

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14 Jan 2018 20:56:00
Said he wanted a new challenge. Wouldn’t be my choice and not age range we have been targeting?

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04 Nov 2017 14:18:46
Big danger is doing a Derby County. Great position in January and then doing as some are suggesting. that is bringing in too many supposedly better players and disrupting team spirit and as a consequence losing all momentum. Not just Derby who have done that it is just that they’ve done it twice in recent years.

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10 Sep 2017 22:17:28
Bonatini had three shots all on target and unlucky not to get on the scoresheet. Excellent first time drive from Doherty pull back in first half, well saved at near post by Archer. Keeper thwarted again with good save after Bonatini dummies to shoot and drew in the defender who he rounded before having his shot charged down by Archer. Then with Archer beaten his volley hit defender and rebounded to safety. He also linked play well, drew defender with good run for Jota's goal and made countless clear runs which midfielders didn't feed. I, for one, think his goals will come, hopefully starting on Tuesday.

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29 Aug 2017 14:26:21
If I was new to football and looking for a team to support and had no natural allegiances and was looking for a 'belt and braces' ride over the next few years, I wouldn't look much further than us.
How lucky am I that 60 years ago when my Dad looked to take us south of the border, he chose Wolverhampton. Especially fortunate, as another popular destination at the time was Coventry!
Only regret is that Patrick Thistle haven't flourished since they lost my support.

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23 Aug 2017 14:57:42
Reason it doesn't just happen is because selling team are in pole position. They will sell when they are sure they have got the maximum price possible for their asset. If means waiting until the last minute to sell that's what they'll do. Our bids are probably in and closer to window close selling club will let all bidders know price in pole position and encourage a bidding war. Can't think we are the only ones looking at our top targets, whoever they may be!

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